Invitation to Vernissage at Salon Aguado, Paris 9eme

This painting was accepted into the contest and exposition “On the Rooftops” in the Salon Aguado, at the Mairie of the 9th arrondissement of Paris.  The exposition and contest is in support of Paris’s bid for its rooftops to be included as one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites.  It is organized by the Mayor of … Read more

Baby it’s [still] cold outside…..

Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. Victor Hugo Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/winter.html#br2wPZf2IGuSBgwX.99 Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face. Victor Hugo Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/winter.html#br2wPZf2IGuSBgwX.99 Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.   ~Victor Hugo   Dear Friends, You all know that … Read more

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Dear Friends and Family, This is the scene from my daughter Bella’s room.  During the day, especially Saturday, the sound of children filling this little square/playground easily reaches our apartment, across the street, on the second floor.  I’m happy to open the windows to hear their voices.  I painted this picture from my window, on … Read more